SCAR Gazetteer Information: Each place can have one or more entries in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer, dependant on its origin. By viewing an individual entry, you may see multiple references to the same place. SCAR uses a more general feature type coding, so each place will, in general, have multiple feature types.

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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Clark Glacier (NZL) 77° 25' 00.0" S 162° 25' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 112998 Place ID: 2715

A glacier occupying a low pass in Olympus Range. Named by the VUWAE, 1958-59, for Professor R H Clark, head of the Geology Department of Victoria University of Wellington, who was immediately responsible for the sponsoring of the expedition.

Clark Glacier (RUS) 77° 25' 00.0" S 162° 25' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 117479 Place ID: 2715

Clark Glacier (USA) 77° 25' 00.0" S 162° 25' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 123585 Place ID: 2715

Glacier between Mount Theseus and Mount Allen, occupying a low pass in the E part of the Olympus Range in Victoria Land. Named by the VUWAE, 1958-59, for Prof. R.H. Clark, head of the Geology Dept., Victoria University of Wellington, who was immediately responsible for the sponsoring of the expedition.

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